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2017 Winter Sessions of WHPR Adult & Youth programs to begin in JANUARY - browse activities section for information.

Welcome to West Haven Parks & Recreation

Contact Info
Recreation Director: Bill Slater
Office Hours: Mon-Fri, 9am – 5pm
November 28, 2016-January 6, 2017
Address: 190 Kelsey Ave. (Painter Park)
   West Haven, CT 06516

Meeting the recreational needs of our community! The benefits are endless!
Dad Pushing Sled Down Hill
SNOW TUBING TRIP to Powder Ridge Mountain in Middletown- FUN for the entire family during school winter break FEB. 21st 9-4.  Sign up early! Registration info please click here:
Aerobics class
BE FIT for 2017!  Fitness classes-Cardio-tone, Kripalu Yoga, and Zumba are ready to BEGIN in JANUARY! Join us for a TRIAL CLASS - first week of each program or contact the office to arrange a date. Go to "browse activities" for class day, time, location and fee.
Young Boy and Girl Sparring in Karate
2017 KARATE CLUBS at the elementary schools. Next session set to begin in January registration opens JAN. 3, 2017 "PLUS" NEW this JANUARY - 5 week session MARTIAL ARTS at Bailey Middle School! Registration and club info please click here:
Close-up on basketball
Carrigan & Forest OPEN GYM basketball for the 2017 season resumes on Jan. 4th until-Mar. 31st- 6:30-8:30pm - FOR RESIDENTS ONLY Carrigan Int. Sch. gym for Youth 18yrs and younger on Monday & Wednesday; Forest gym for Adults 19yrs and older on Mondays only. Proof of residency required at sign-in and Nightly fee payable at the door-$2.00 Carrigan & $3.00-Forest. Also available purchase a $40 gym pass good for the entire season!  Gym doors close at 7pm and NO re-entry! maximum of 46 participants per night.

Birthday Party at the Pool!
Must be a WH Resident
Saturday $175 
Sundays $185
Must Come In Person